Shock- Science Module Quiz

  1. Which of the following is not one of the three main factors influencing blood pressure?



    A) emotional state
  2. Aldosterone will ______.
    a) promote an increase in blood pressure
    b) promote a decrease in blood volume
    c) result in a larger output of urine
    d) decrease sodium reabsorption
    • Aldosterone will
    • a) promote an increase in blood pressure
  3. The pulse pressure is ______?
    a) systolic pressure plus diastolic pressure
    b) systolic pressure minus diastolic pressure
    c) systolic pressure divided by diastolic pressure
    d) diastolic pressure plus 1/3 (systolic pressure plus diastolic pressure)
    • The pulse pressure is
    • b) systolic pressure minus diastolic pressure
  4. Mechanisms that do not regulate blood pressure include



    D) dural sinus reflex
  5. Which of the following is not one of the three positive feedback loops in shock?



    C) increased diffusion
  6. Which of the following is NOT one of the results of gluconeogenesis in shock?



    C) decrease in cellular oedema
  7. Which of the following is a true statement regarding cardiogenic shock?



    D) mortality improves with revascularization strategies
  8. Which of the following types of shock is NOT related to low systemic vascular resistance?



    A) cardiogenic
  9. Which of the following signs of hypovolemic shock is a relatively late sign?



    B) rapidly failing blood pressure
  10. The form of shock known as hypovolemic shock is?



    B) Shock that results from large scale loss of blood volume, or after severe vomiting or diarrhoea
  11. If blood pressure is almost normal in a person who has lost blood, does that mean the tissues are receiving adequate blood flow?


    B) not necessarily
  12. Which of the following is the appropriate first line treatment for shock?



    D) identify and treat underlying cause
  13. Shock develops in a person after being stung by a bee, which of the following types of shock is most likely?



    A) anaphylactic
  14. What is the cause of neurogenic shock?



    D) massive vasodilation
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Shock- Science Module Quiz
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Shock Science Module Quiz NMIH201
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